Health physicist Stephane Jean-Francois said landfills are not able to police everything that comes their way. Jean-Francois, president of the Canadian Radiation Protection Association, stressed the importance of regulations intended to control the movement and disposal of radioactive materials that do pose health risks.
Once a landfill alarm goes off, the horse has left the barn.
"In my personal opinion it's already late," Jean-Francois
said."It's very late."